Hajj Flight Start: Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said that Hajj 2022 is being performed after two years due to the Corona pandemic. In this journey, more than 50 thousand Indian Muslims are going on Hajj this time. 10 Haj pilgrims are about to leave from the embarkation point. Along with this, the Corona Rules of the Saudi Government are being followed. He also told that this time Haj pilgrimage is being done without subsidy but the government has made Haj pilgrimage cheaper even without subsidy. With this, flights will start from Delhi tonight.
So there, the batch of Haj pilgrims from different states has left for Medina in Saudi Arabia. Millions of Muslim pilgrims from all over the world reach here for the Haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia every year. But for the last 2 years, due to the corona epidemic, there were many restrictions. However, now Saudi Arabia has lifted these restrictions.
Haj 2022 pilgrimage is taking place after two years due to Corona epidemic. More than 50,000 Indian Muslims are going on Haj this time. 10 Haj pilgrims are about to leave from the embarkation point. Corona rules of Saudi government are being followed: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Delhi pic.twitter.com/UV8jB1otX6
— ANI_HindiNews (@AHindinews) June 5, 2022
The first flight left from Kerala on Saturday morning
Earlier, the first flight for Haj from Kerala left for Saudi Arabia from Kochi airport on Saturday morning. A total of 377 Haj pilgrims flew in Saudi Arabian Airlines’ SV 5747 aircraft. It was flagged off by Kerala’s Waqf and Haj Minister V. Abdur Rahman. So the first flight will take off from Delhi tonight. The last batch of pilgrims for Haj will take off from Mumbai on July 3.
After Indonesia, most people from India will perform Haj
A few days ago, Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi had told that this year after Indonesia, the maximum number of people from India will go to Hajj. Arrangements have been made for vaccination and RT-PCR test at all centres. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi had also told that this time 10 climbing centers have been set up in the country. From where Hajj pilgrims can go for Hajj. These include Delhi, Mumbai, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Guwahati, Srinagar, Kochi, Hyderabad and Bangalore. More than 90,000 applications have been received for Haj this year.